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[Photo Album of a Camping Trip in Waco, Texas]

Description: Photo album with a compilation of photographs from a camping trip taken around Waco, Texas in August 1908. Each page has a photograph and a handwritten caption describing the actions taking place in the pictures.
Date: [1908-08-22..1908-08-23]
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

[Roy Elmer Beck and Friends]

Description: Photograph of Roy Elmer Beck with a group of his friends at the Galveston Island beach. There are six young men, including Roy, and seven young women. They are all wearing swimsuits indicative of the era.
Date: August 1908
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Kirkland Lumber Company

Description: Photograph of the Kirkland Lumber Co. owned by Jim M. Wilder. Three unidentified men sit on the front porch of the building in the center of the frame. Long warehouses stand to either side of the building in the center and another lumber yard is visible in the background behind a low wooden fence. Written in pencil along the bottom margin of the photograph: "Kirkland Lbr Co. Kirkland Texas Aug - 1 - 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Funeral Program for Geneva R. Fuller, October 3, 2003]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Geneva R. Fuller, born August 5, 1908 and died September 29, 2003. The funeral was held October 3, 2003 at Jacobs Chapel United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Howard Mims. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 3, 2003
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Johnnie Mae Falke, October 11, 1999]

Description: Funeral program for Johnnie Mae Falke, born August 12, 1908. The funeral was held October 11, 1999 at West End Baptist Church, officiated by Reverend A. Bernard Devers D. D. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 11, 1999
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Geneva Faucetta, April 21, 1986]

Description: Funeral program for Sister Geneva Faucetta. The funeral was held April 21, 1986 at West End Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. P. Taylor. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Southern Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: April 21, 1986
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for George Edward Mays, Sr., July 25, 1986]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. George Edward Mays, Sr., born August 20, 1908 and died July 18, 1986. The funeral was held Friday, July 25, 1986 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Reverend S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Collins Mortuary and he was buried in Southern Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: July 25, 1986
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Helena Gandy Cuffins, December 5, 1997]

Description: Funeral program for Helena Gandy Cuffins, born August 31, 1908 and died December 2, 1997. The funeral was held December 5, 1997 at Sutton-Sutton Mortuary. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton Sutton Mortuary.
Date: December 5, 1997
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Portrait of the Spies Women]

Description: Portrait of the women of the Spies family: Mary, Emma, Katie, Bertha, Augusta, Emilie, Anna, Louise, and Grandma Spies. The names of the women are written on the photograph.
Date: August 10, 1908
Creator: Braunig, Henry J.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library

[Funeral Program for Erenzo Montgomery, March 10, 1977]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Erenzo Montgomery, born August 19, 1908. The funeral was held March 10, 1977 at Collins Chapel, officiated by Rev. R. T. Hartfield. Funeral arrangements were made through Collins Mortuary and he was buried in Montgomery Cemetery in Floresville, Texas.
Date: March 10, 1977
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Postcard of a Fire Engine Test]

Description: Postcard of fire fighters testing a fire engine near a city canal, spraying its hose over the water. A tube is running from the water to a machine on the right, with smoke coming out of the machine's top.
Date: August 12, 1908
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Funeral Program for Freda Richardson, April 14, 1995]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Freda Richardson, born August 17, 1908 and died April 10, 1995. The funeral was held Friday, April 14, 1995 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Robert L. Jemerson. Funeral arrangements were made through The Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: April 14, 1995
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Postcard with a View in Fair Park, Dallas, Texas]

Description: Postcard with a view inside Fair Park in Dallas, Texas; the view is looking down a street with trees lining it on either side and a large building off to the far left. The note on the back of the card reads: "Hello Mayme, am having a lovely time will write later."
Date: August 7, 1908
Creator: C. Weichsel Co.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

[Postcard Showing Ohio Avenue in Wichita Falls, Texas]

Description: Postcard showing a view looking down Ohio Avenue in Wichita Falls, Texas; there are people walking walking across the street and an automobile driving towards the camera. The text on the picture reads: "Hello Mayme - This isn't such a bad town, am stopping her a day or two..."
Date: August 27, 1908
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

[Postcard Showing the East End of the Galveston Sea Wall]

Description: Postcard with a tinted photograph of the "East End of Sea Wall, Galveston, Texas." The photograph shows the elevated city behind the wall with red rocks on the beach; the note on the back of the card reads: "You [should] be here with with us, we are having a jolly good time. Hope to see you both soon."
Date: August 2, 1908
Creator: McClelland, Billy
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

[Postcard Showing a Street Scene in McGregor, Texas]

Description: Postcard showing a street scene in McGregor, Texas; the photograph shows a group of men standing in the middle of the street and a horse-drawn carriage walking by the corner of a building. The note on the back of the card discusses the sender's recent visit to Waco and that they are sorry they were unable to meet up: "hope I can attend church with you Sunday morning.
Date: August 14, 1908
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

[Letter from Birdie McGee to Mary Ann Moore and Claude and Linnet White, September 22, 1908]

Description: Letter from Birdie McGee to Mary Ann Moore (who she address as Aunt Mollie) and Claude and Linnet White discussing recent news, family and friends, the weather, sewing clothes, and how she wishes they could come for a visit. There is an envelope addressed to Mrs. Claude D. White, McKinney, Texas, and it is postmarked Nashville, Tennessee on September 24, 1908.
Date: September 22, 1908
Creator: McGee, Birdie
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections